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Iraq
More Mosul Moslem Mayhem: 11 ISIS turbans apprehended
2018-01-03

10 Islamic State militants apprehended during combing operation in Mosul

Nineveh (Iraqinews.com) – Security forces arrested on Tuesday 10 Islamic State militants in Mosul city, a security source was quoted as saying.

“Ten Islamic State militants were arrested while trying to infiltrate into Sumer area in eastern Mosul,” the source told Baghdad Today.

“The arrest was made during the troops’ combing of the area,” the source said, adding that the IS terrorists were carrying fake IDs when arrested.

Military intelligence arrests Islamic State member in Tikrit

Salahuddin (IraqiNews.com) The military intelligence has announced arresting an Islamic State militant, who escaped from Mosul city, in north of Tikrit, Salahuddin.

In a statement on Tuesday, the department indicated instructions to tighten measures to arrest militants who flee liberated regions and hide among citizens.

“Depending on accurate information, an ambush was set up to arrest escaping militants. One of them was arrested at a checkpoint at the northern entrance of Tikrit city. He was escaping from Mosul,” the statement added.

ISIS 'white beard' executioner captured in Mosul

[Ynet] Iraqi security forces have reportedly captured a member of the so-called Islamic State (IS) who had appeared in several photographs and videos where he takes part in stoning people under the rule of the Islamic State in Mosul.

The suspect is identified as “Abu Omer” who’s known for his long white beard, locals said, confirming his arrest on Friday.

The Iraqi media said that civilians in the city had reported Abu Omer’s hideout to security forces
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